It wasn't a case of senioritis that made Andrew Fennell, ’15 a few minutes late for his third period class last Thursday. Rather, he was busy accepting a full Naval ROTC Scholarship from Marine Corps Captain Zachary Smith and Sergeant Sergio Castro.
Arrupe Week 2015 culminated in the Thursday afternoon keynote lecture by Dr. Michael Kimmel, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook University and author of several books on the social roles of men and masculinity, including Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men.
Fr. Joseph Marina, S.J., the pastor of the Church of Saint Francis Xavier in Manhattan, joined the Prep community to celebrate Mass on Monday morning, marking the start of Arrupe Week 2015.
Four more members of Prep's Class of 2015 – three wrestlers and one football player – committed last week to continue their athletic careers at the college level.
Prep's German Exchange program, in partnership with Clara-Fey-Gymnasium in Schleiden, turns 30 this year. Last Thursday night, 24 students and two teachers arrived to begin a two-week visit to the United States, and the Prep participants will pay a return visit over the summer. Please join us in welcoming our guests to Grand & Warren!